We are very pleased that Jez Averty, Senior Vice President, Exploration Norway and UK at Statoil, will speak at Arctic Frontiers Business. In this capacity he is responsible for all exploration activities in Norway and UK. He is a member of Statoil’s Exploration Management Committee.
Mr Averty has over 20 years of experience from the oil industry, primarily in exploration. He has worked North West Europe, Sub-Saharan Africa and North America. Starting in Amoco (UK), he has worked in Angola and the US for Norsk Hydro and Statoil. His last role in Houston was head of Exploration North America for Statoil.
Mr Averty holds a degree in Petroleum Geology from the University of London. He moved to Norway in 1997.